Intel
Intel
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.8 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.1 GHz, Broadwell.
Release date ≈ Q2 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 6,980 user samples
6,141 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 50% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 16% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 0.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 16% Great: 50%
SPEED RANK: 496th / 1147
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
839 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 60% Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 35% Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 0.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 35% Great: 60%
SPEED RANK: 311th / 1147
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
40.8 % 53 % Faster effective speed.
+30%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
73 Pts 93.3 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+28%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
185 Pts 242 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+31%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
189 Pts 251 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+33%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
91.1 Pts 106 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+16%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
223 Pts 275 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+23%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
223 Pts 278 Pts Faster OC multi-core speed.
+25%
Market Share
Based on 16,460,134 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.06 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
0 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
54 % +4% 52 %
Age
Newest
64+ Months 47+ Months More recent.
+27%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
90.6 Pts 101 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+11%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
91.5 Pts 112 Pts Faster single-core fp speed.
+22%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
214 Pts 255 Pts Faster quad-core int speed.
+19%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
222 Pts 294 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+32%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
216 Pts 256 Pts Faster multi-core int speed.
+19%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
223 Pts 295 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+32%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q4'11 Q1'15
Cache
Cache
4 MB SmartCache 4 MB
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
AVX SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography
Lithography
32 nm 14 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $426.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
5 GT/s DMI 5 GT/s DMI2
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1066/1333 DDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1600/1866
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
21.3 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 3000 Intel® Iris™ Graphics 6100
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
650 MHz 300 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
eDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT eDP/DP/HDMI
# of Displays Supported
# of Displays Supported ‡
2 3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.3 GHz 1.1 GHz
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31mm x 24mm (BGA1023) 40mm x24mm x 1.3mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography
Graphics and IMC Lithography
32 nm 14nm
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
Yes No
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
Yes No
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4 4x1, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
16 12

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